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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Leake and Watts Services

A BBB Accredited charity


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Leake & Watts Services
Formerly known as:
Leake and Watts Orphan Asylum
463 Hawthorne Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10705
Year, State Incorporated:
1831, New York
Emergency Shelter, Inc.
Stated Purpose:
" Leake and Watts is a private not-for-profit corporation dedicated to strengthening resources for vulnerable children and families in the Greater New York region by providing a continuum of high quality community-based programs and specialized residential, educational and therapeutic services. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Leake & Watts Services meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


The comprehensive array of programs serving over 2,800 children and families each day includes family stabilization services, child care and Head Start, special education programs for children with emotional disorders and learning disabilities, family foster care, residential, day, and recreation services to people with developmental disabilties and residential treatment services and group homes for youth.


Chief Executive Officer:
Mr. Alan Mucatel, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:
Mr. G. Crossan Seybolt, Jr.
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC.
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals, internet
Fund raising costs were 16.6% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $945,236, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on Leake & Watts Services' Audited Financial Statements - Consolidated for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013.

Source of Funds  

Program revenue




Special events


Investment income




Change in value of beneficial interest in perpetual trusts


Miscellaneous income


Direct costs of special events


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Program services

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 91%  Fund Raising: %  Administrative 9% 
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Beginning net assets $14,588,535
Ending net assets 14,695,790
Total liabilities 50,753,712

Total assets



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